pyemesis

[pī-ĕmĭ-sĭs]

n.

The vomiting of pus.

Nearby words

  1. pyelostomy,
  2. pyelotomy,
  3. pyeloureterectasis,
  4. pyeloureterography,
  5. pyelovenous,
  6. pyemia,
  7. pyemic abscess,
  8. pyemic embolism,
  9. pyemotes tritici,
  10. pyencephalus


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